Cockermouth Tutors & Cockermouth Tuition


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Marinus (Dr)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: I am a qualified teacher of English with many years of study, research and training in some of the world's top universities. My qualifications include a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in English Literature and the Postgraduate Certificate of Educa ...
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Personal Description:
I am a qualified teacher of English with many years of study, research and training in some of the world's top universities. My qualifications include a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in English Literature and the Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE) in English, including Media Studies and Drama. My Initial Teacher Training covered all aspects of English and all abilities in the 11-18 age range. My interests, of benefit to many students especially at university level, include Critical Theory, Classical Literature, and African Literature. I have guided many students doing research and proof-read their dissertations. I have also taken the official training for one-to-one tutors rolled out by the government to complement classroom teaching. I also have experience as a GCSE English examiner for Edexcel and gained the status of Senior Examiner serving as Team Leader from the June 2013 exam series.

Teaching Experience:

My first teaching appointment came in 1988 in Cameroon where I taught English and African Literature, becoming an 'A' Level examiner for the Cameroon GCE examination board in 1990. I later took the Initial Teacher Training (ITT) leading to the PGCE, finishing my last year as Education Student of the Year in my university and receiving a national commendation for the quality of my work. I have since taught in different schools in Kent and Medway, preparing students for exams such as Functional Skills, IELTS, GCSE, 'A' Level, IB and AEA. I have also given one-to-one tuition to looked-after teenagers under a government scheme as well as taught in a secure unit for which, in addition to enhanced disclosure CRBs, I was vetted over a six month period. My first long-term (over 3 months) supply position involved teaching GCSE English, 'A' Level English Literature, and the IB. Most of my teaching has been in selective (grammar) schools. I have also given English lessons in my local community as part of an outreach programme organised for speakers of other languages by my church where I teach Bible Studies also.

Tutoring Approach:

I like to establish the needs of the students and carefully review all available assessment records. If the student is preparing for a special exam such as the GCSE, I would start by ensuring that the student is aware of the full requirements of the exam and establish a clear plan to cover these. Alongside any such programme, I believe strongly in incorporating the fundamentals of English grammar which are sometimes overlooked in formal teaching settings. I like to build a good rapport with the student so that they are comfortable revealing possible areas of weakness that we could turn into strengths.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£22.5 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£22.5 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£25 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)


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Eva (Dr)
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Subjects: Greek  |  Photography  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: PHOTOGRAPHY TUITION I hold a PhD in Art and Communication with Photography as my field of specialism and a PGCE teaching certificate in Post Compulsory Education. At the same time I am a practising photographic artist with an interest in abstract ...
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Personal Description:
PHOTOGRAPHY TUITION
I hold a PhD in Art and Communication with Photography as my field of specialism and a PGCE teaching certificate in Post Compulsory Education.
At the same time I am a practising photographic artist with an interest in abstract photography. I have a comprehensive understanding of contemporary photographic practices and of theoretical approaches to the subject, and also have a strong technical grounding both in traditional and in digital processes. I am experienced in all stages of the development of photographic projects, from early conceptualisation through to printing and exhibiting.I have exhibited nationally and internationally in both solo and group shows. My selection for the Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2008 Exhibition in Liverpool and London is one highlight among them.
As an artist and teacher I insist on the highest professional standards and I emphasise clear and direct communication and honesty throughout.
I offer private lessons to photography students and any other individuals who would be interested in 'how to'/technical skills sessions or in developing a photographic body of work and would be in need for some expert advice.
I am passionate about photography and about teaching everybody to learn how to `see` and `think` creatively through the lens of a camera but also without it!

GREEK LANGUAGE TUITION
I am a Greek native speaker coming originally from the beautiful island of Crete. I have been living in England for the last 13 years and I have been teaching privately for the last 7 years. I hold a PhD in Art and Communication and a PGCE teaching certificate in Post Compulsory Education. These qualifications provided me with a very good command of the English Language. I am very capable of playing between Greek and English and can help English speakers have a wonderful experience of my native language.
I offer private tuition of Greek lessons tailored according to your individual needs.
I welcome all to explore the magic of Greek language and discover a huge variety of English words that come from a Greek root.

Teaching Experience:

2010-current Private Photography Tutor

2009-current Private Tutor for Greek Lessons to English speakers.

2009-2011 Photography Course and Creativity Leader, Phoenix Brighton

2009-2010 Tutor in FE and HE courses, Northbrook College PGCE Placement.

2010 Whitehawk Community Photography Workshop as part of Phoenix Brighton Creative
Courses Partnership Events.

2009 Artist assistant facilitator in two workshops led by Jane Fordham in Fabrica Gallery Brighton.

2006 Visiting tutor, BA Photography UCCA ,
Visiting Lecturer, MA Photography UCCA

1999 Private Tutor, Physics, High School level, Greece

Tutoring Approach:

As a teacher I insist on the highest professional standards and I emphasise clear and direct communication and honesty throughout. My lessons are tailored according to your individual needs depending on the specific type of learner you are, your learning rythm, the frequency of our sessions etc. My aim is to give you the necessary support you need to achieve your goals that you set by making the most of your potential.

Subjects
  • Greek
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • Photography
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)


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Annabel (Miss)
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Subjects: Special Needs  |  Psychology  |  Geography  |  History  |  Maths  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: Imagination; innovation; inspiration - tuition tailored to the individual and designed not just to educate, but to inspire! Annabel is a professional and capable tutor who has many years experience working with children, teenagers and adults. Hig ...
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Personal Description:
Imagination; innovation; inspiration - tuition tailored to the individual and designed not just to educate, but to inspire!

Annabel is a professional and capable tutor who has many years experience working with children, teenagers and adults. Highly motivated, creative and intuitive, she puts enjoyment at the heart of every lesson and believes everybody has the potential to improve and excel. Annabel has a DBS clearance and also has a certificate in 'Level 3 Safeguarding Children'.

Annabel effectively tailors every lesson to the individual and is able to utilise her skills in order to ensure every tutee is given tuition to suit their personal learning style. Equally adept with pre-schoolers and GCSE students, Annabel enjoys the challenge and subsequent rewards that come from working with a wide age-range. Specialist tuition for those with dyslexia, dyscalculia and dyspraxia is offered to encourage confidence and proficiency when learning new ideas and concepts.

Please Note: Annabel cannot usually tutor children/students on the Autistic Spectrum. Please ask if you would like to discuss this with her.


IMPORTANT NOTES

★ Tuition is carried out at Annabel's own venue. People learn more effectively outside of their home environment and also this enables Annabel to keep session costs down. All tutees are entitled to an introductory session (normally priced) before paying for a block of five or ten sessions. Online tuition is offered for those who cannot travel to the venue.

★ Hourly rates for secondary students increase if Annabel has to do extra preparation, or buy additional materials, and all KS3, GCSE and EFL students will be given an induction before a set price is given (this is never over £23 per hour for KS3 and £25 per hour for GCSE/EFL). EFL lessons cover those who are working to at least a 'Lower Elementary Level' and, unfortunately, Annabel is unable to offer English tuition to those who speak only single words, or no English. ​

Teaching Experience:

Qualifications

-BA Hons History Degree (Open University).

-NCFE Level 3 `Teaching Assistant` diploma.

-CPD Level 3 certificate in 'Safeguarding Children - Designated Officer'.

-ITA TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) Advanced Certificate.

-NCFE Level 4 diploma in `Counselling & Psychotherapy`.

-NCFE Level 4 diploma in `Caring for People with Learning Disabilities`.

-NCC Level 3 certificate in 'Special Educational Needs'.

-A-Levels in English, Psychology and Health & Social Care.

-A-C grade GCSE`s in ALL tutored subjects.

-NCFE Level 3 diploma in `Ecology`.

-NCFE Level 3 diploma in `Meteorology`.

-NCFE Level 2 diploma in `Equality & Diversity`.

-NCFE Level 2 diploma in `Business & Administration`.

Tutoring Approach:

★ Tuition for children aged 3-11 includes letter and number floor mats, outdoor activities, project work, games, drama and role-play - as well as traditional desk-based activities.
★ Tuition for students over 11 years includes slide-show presentations, games, reading and writing activities, essay-writing guidance and project work.

Subjects
  • Special Needs
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)
  • Psychology
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)

  • Geography
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)
  • History
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£22 p.h.)

  • Maths
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£18 p.h.)
  • English
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£18 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£22 p.h.)


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James (Dr)
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Subjects: Computer Studies / I.T.  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home
Info: I have a decade of experience working in academia at both the University of Sheffield and the University of Surrey in Computer Science. My own PhD was attained in 2005 working in the area of Computer Graphics and Animation. I specialise in all areas ...
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Personal Description:
I have a decade of experience working in academia at both the University of Sheffield and the University of Surrey in Computer Science. My own PhD was attained in 2005 working in the area of Computer Graphics and Animation. I specialise in all areas of programming, particularly C/C++. I have a great deal of experience in tutoring students at degree level and greater, but am perfectly happy to teach at a more introductory level.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught seminars, graded coursework, helped design courses at degree level, and have also tutored students to PhD level.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe that learning only happens by doing. Tailoring a course to the students individual requirements and the pace at which they can work.

Subjects
  • Computer Studies / I.T.
  • A-Level or Highers (£30 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£30 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£30 p.h.)

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David (Mr)
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Subjects: Law  |  History  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you
Info: My name is Dave, and I live in the Inverness area. I have a degree in History (Hons), and my area of expertise is UK and European social history from 1700. I have also studied US history, Scottish history, and European political history. I also ha ...
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Personal Description:
My name is Dave, and I live in the Inverness area. I have a degree in History (Hons), and my area of expertise is UK and European social history from 1700. I have also studied US history, Scottish history, and European political history.

I also have a Masters Degree in Employment Law and Practice through the Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen.

In my spare time I coach school football, and have done so for 8 years.

Teaching Experience:

While I have no formal teaching experience, I have home tutored several children of friends. I have also coached hundreds of children up to age 16, in football lessons. As head coach for the local school, I have taught not only technical skills to children, but just as importantly, instilled a sense of self belief, and confidence, in their abilities. The confidence to express an opinion is vitally important and I do believe that, when it comes to history, belief in ability in expressing one's own viewpoint is crucial.

Tutoring Approach:

I aim to encourage self belief, and achieve this through a relaxed, proactive approach to the subject matter. I can critically analyse a students written work, and suggest ways of making those all important changes in order to achieve higher grades.

Subjects
  • Law
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)
  • History
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£25 p.h.)


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Tom (Mr)
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Subjects: Citizenship  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am an experienced ESL tutor having spent time teaching all levels and abilities. I am friendly, easy to work with and able to tailor my lessons to suit any needs. Beyond ESL I have a history of working with vulnerable and disadvantaged individuals ...
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Personal Description:
I am an experienced ESL tutor having spent time teaching all levels and abilities. I am friendly, easy to work with and able to tailor my lessons to suit any needs. Beyond ESL I have a history of working with vulnerable and disadvantaged individuals throughout Sheffield.

Teaching Experience:

I have taught in Ukraine, Spain and summer schools in London and have been teaching for approximately three years. I graduated with the CELTA certificate from Sheffield University.

Tutoring Approach:

I am warm, friendly and informal. I base my teaching on the premise that for effective learning to take place, the environment must be one in which the student feels relaxed and not worried about making mistakes, allowing questions to asked freely and to encourage them to think for themselves.

Subjects
  • Citizenship
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£15 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£15 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£15 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£15 p.h.)


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Saad (Dr)
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Subjects: Economics  |  Accounting  |  Arabic  |  Business Related  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: From their home / Online
Info: I am a PhD candidate in operation management at the university of huddersfield. I have an excellent background in business management and many other related subjects. beside my PhD, I have an MBA degree as well as a BA in business administration. Fu ...
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Personal Description:
I am a PhD candidate in operation management at the university of huddersfield. I have an excellent background in business management and many other related subjects. beside my PhD, I have an MBA degree as well as a BA in business administration. Furthermore I hold a TAPP teaching qualification and a PgCert from university of huddersfield.

Teaching Experience:

I taught the following subjects
1- marketing strategies
2- leadership management
3- operations management

Tutoring Approach:

I usually link the theory to real world practise through different examples and case studies.

Subjects
  • Economics
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • Accounting
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

  • Arabic
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • Business Related
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)


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Paula (Ms)
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Subjects: Latin  |  Spanish  |  English (Foreign Language)  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: Graduated in BA English and MLitt in Publishing, looking for students who want to expand their knowledge of the Spanish languange. Aditionally, I can help foreigners to learn English. ...
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Personal Description:
Graduated in BA English and MLitt in Publishing, looking for students who want to expand their knowledge of the Spanish languange. Aditionally, I can help foreigners to learn English.

Teaching Experience:

2012/2011/2010/2009/2008: English Teacher. (Today English S.L, Madrid).
- Duties: Teaching English language to different groups, students aged between 4 and 12 years old (A1-A2-B1-B2) and adults (A1).
Summer 2012/2010/2009/2008/2007: Swimming teacher (Diputación de Toledo).
-Duties: Teaching swimming to kids aged from 3 to 7 and adults
2009/2008/2007: Swimming and waterpolo teacher (C.W Poseidón, Talavera de la Reina).
-Duties: Teaching swimming and waterpolo skills to kids aged from 3 to 6.

Tutoring Approach:

I aim to provide solid teaching in the subject, as I am a native speaker. I pay close attention to the needs of the student, and I am always willing to go further in helping the tutee to reach their goals.

Subjects
  • Latin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£12 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£12 p.h.)
  • Spanish
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

  • English (Foreign Language)
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£15 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

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Sheila (Ms)
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Subjects: Study Skills  |  English (Foreign Language)  |  Reading & Writing skills  |  Media / Communication Studies  |  Film Studies  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am a dedicated English and Media academic with a Masters Degree in English, a First Class Degree in Scriptwriting for Film and Television and a Masters Degree in Directing Digital Film & TV. I also have a PAL certification for classroom based t ...
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Personal Description:
I am a dedicated English and Media academic with a Masters Degree in English, a First Class Degree in Scriptwriting for Film and Television and a Masters Degree in Directing Digital Film & TV.

I also have a PAL certification for classroom based tutoring.

I can provide teaching in Film Studies, English (inc. GCSE, A'Level, English as a Foreign Language, Degree level and Basic and Reading and Writing skills), Communication Studies and Screenwriting.

I currently offer private tutoring, both online and in person to teenagers, college students, university students and adult learners, offering a patient and caring approach. My teaching and therefore my hourly rate is affordable as I do it for the love of the work.

As well as undertaking work for with the BBC (something the media / film students tend to be interested in) I have also worked on a number of feature films / short films, had articles published and I have won awards for my writing). Therefore, I have a considerable amount of practical and academic knowledge across the media industry, suitable for English, Film and Media Disciplines.

I really care about my students and helping them achieve their goals. I truly believe that anyone can do it if someone believes in their potential. Whether they are just starting out or if they are a mature learner. Everyone deserves to be the best they can be.

Teaching Experience:

For the last 9 years I have been providing a broad range of academic training courses and tutoring to students and adult learners in GCSE / A'level English, Digital Media and Scriptwriting, but I have also offered more basic reading / writing skills.

I currently work with a number of private students from GCSE level through to A' level and beyond, helping them achieve their goals and supporting them with the challenges that inevitably come with preparing and passing exams.

I have delivered classes to university level students, college students, school students and business owners across a wide range of disciplines.

I am always happy to provide references for my work too, so you can be assured of a great level of service.

Due to my work, I have a fully enhanced CRB check which is available for viewing.

Tutoring Approach:

I believe learning through association with what you know, is the easiest way to tutor people of all ages. It generally helps students to identify more easily the knowledge they need to pass their exams.

Being very patient, I find it's better to adapt my tutoring to the individual, rather than apply a 'one size fits all'. This means a better success rate as different students have different strengths.

I usually like to assess learners at the beginning of meeting them / talking to them and then devise a target plan to help them achieve learning goals.

ONLINE TRAINING

At the moment, I offer English GCSE / A'Level, Media, Film Studies, English as a Foreign Language and bespoke University tutoring support, as well as reading and writing skills. I provide full support and 'real time' lessons with a clear structure. Each element is specific to the student being taught.

So if you are looking for a friendly tutor who will encourage you to speak better English or you want to tackle an essay or prepare for an exam, or you want to brush up on the basics, I can help.

I can deliver online tutoring at a time to suit you on an ad-hoc or more regular basis.

Whether you want help with GCSEs, A levels, basic skills, you would like help with media / communication studies or you would like to get to grips with some basic English, I can provide a positive and friendly approach that will actually help you and a very thorough teaching method.

FILM STUDIES

I cover the following areas:

Exploring Film
Exploring Film outside Hollywood
Exploring and creating
The 'language' of film
The organisations which produce, distribute and exhibit films and
The audiences for film.
Narrative
Film Making
Storytelling
Production

I'm an award winning writer, and media professional so am fully up-to-date with the latest techniques / syllabus requirements.

ENGLISH

Broadly speaking I cover the entire syllabus of the relevant level being studied for and the different areas in that level;

A'Level
GCSE
Literature study
Language
Grammar
Punctuation
Comprehension
Essay writing
Essay planning
English tools
Poetry study
Creative writing
Communication
Comparative analysis
Language acquisition
Basic reading
Basic writing

This list is not exhaustive but it should give you an idea.

I am particularly good with shy students or those who lack confidence.

I can travel to you within a reasonable distance at no extra cost or I can provide structured lessons online.

Should you want to use my services and you are outside of my catchment area, I can help but my hourly rate would reflect the distance / time to get to you, if it is outside of the travel radius I serve.

Subjects
  • Study Skills
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£10 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£10 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£10 p.h.)
  • English (Foreign Language)
  • GCSE or Standards (£10 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£10 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£10 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£10 p.h.)

  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (£12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£14 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£11.5 p.h.)
  • Media / Communication Studies
  • 11+ (secondary) (£12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£14 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£11.5 p.h.)

  • Film Studies
  • 11+ (secondary) (£12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£14 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£11.5 p.h.)
  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (£12 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£12 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£14 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£22 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£11.5 p.h.)


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Dimitra (Mrs)
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Subjects: History  |  Greek  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I am Dimitra, born in Piraeus, Greece. I am qualified teacher with an enormous passion about teaching and learning, excellent communication skills, ethos, and a love for continuous professional development. I hold a Bachelor degree in History & Arch ...
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Personal Description:
I am Dimitra, born in Piraeus, Greece. I am qualified teacher with an enormous passion about teaching and learning, excellent communication skills, ethos, and a love for continuous professional development. I hold a Bachelor degree in History & Archaeology, a master in Psychology of Education and Educational Practice and another master in Applied Human Rights. I have also attended vocational programmes in Special Education and Counselling and I have been trained in Safeguarding.
I am an experienced teacher with 11 years of teaching experience and my students have always acknowledged my commitment and high standards that boost progression and are translated into results.
I am keen to work with pupils of all ages and background and offer everyone the support and necessary help to achieve their potential.

Teaching Experience:

My teaching career began back in 2005. I have worked as a private tutor but also in mainstream schools and I have experience from international schools overseas and from Academies in the UK.
I have worked in Greece for 9 years as a Classics and Humanities teacher, preparing students for the national exams for admission to Higher Education. I have taught Latin, Classical Greek, Modern Greek and History.
I have also been employed in two Academies in Sheffield and Doncaster respectively teaching History up to GCSE and I have been mentored by high calibre practitioners with enormous teaching experience.
In addition, I was till recently the Head teacher of the Sheffield Greek School, where I taught Modern Greek up to GCSE and A level to students with various linguistic backgrounds and academic goals.
During my tenure, I have worked with pupils with learning difficulties and hearing impairment.

Tutoring Approach:

My lessons are highly stimulating and engaging. All the lessons are planned using the constructivist theory and the scaffolding principle where prior knowledge is deployed and used as the foundation to built upon. My lessons are challenging, age appropriate and differentiated to meet the needs of every individual student. Formative assessment and revision are used frequently to ensure any gaps and/or misunderstandings are dealt with appropriately and promptly and students have the time to consolidate the new knowledge. My students are always engaged in the learning process and are encouraged to become independent learners, but also see value in what they are doing. Various assessment strategies are used to ensure progress. Last but not least, my lessons are fun! Even when I use socratic questioning, my students will enjoy their learning and will be looking forward to their next lesson.

Subjects
  • History
  • 11+ (secondary) (£22 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£28 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£32 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£32 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£32 p.h.)
  • Greek
  • 11+ (secondary) (£22 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£28 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£32 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£32 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£32 p.h.)


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Stefania (Miss)
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Subjects: Latin  |  Italian  |  Film Studies  |  Art  
Availability: Weekdays (daytime)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / From their home / Online
Info: I'm an Italian mother-tongue schoolteacher qualified in Italy to teach to Students with disabilities and Art History. I began my studies in a Grammar School studying Latin, Ancient Greek, Philosophy, Literature and Art. Then, at University, I achie ...
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Personal Description:
I'm an Italian mother-tongue schoolteacher qualified in Italy to teach to Students with disabilities and Art History.
I began my studies in a Grammar School studying Latin, Ancient Greek, Philosophy, Literature and Art.
Then, at University, I achieved a Master's Degree in Modern Studies focusing on Art and Film Studies: my dissertation title is "La Trilogia sul potere di Giuliano Montaldo", an essay on three movies of the Italian director.
I'm highly motivated, professional and committed to leading students to the consciousness of the Italian and European artistic heritage.
I'm very passionate about Cinema, Photography, Music and Performing Arts.
From 2010 I worked in few Italian high school in Pisa and now, that I'm England, I'd like to try my skills with english learners. I'm also experienced to explain a concept or subject in a variety of ways.

Teaching Experience:

In the last seven years I worked in the Italian school, both high and grammar schools.
I worked as a Special Needs teacher and as a History Art teacher.

Tutoring Approach:

I'm experienced to explain a concept or subject in a variety of ways.
I'm patient and understanding at all times and particularly when dealing with learners who have learning difficulties or special needs.
I'm also very attentive to the students needs and with very good communication skills.
I'm a native Italian speaker, with solid knowledge of the Italian language and artistic and historical heritage.
I'm passionate about Cinema and Performing Arts.

Subjects
  • Latin
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Italian
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)

  • Film Studies
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)
  • Art
  • Up to 11 years (primary) (£20 p.h.)
  • 11+ (secondary) (£20 p.h.)
  • GCSE or Standards (£20 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)
  • Further/Higher (university) (£20 p.h.)
  • Adult/Casual learner (£20 p.h.)


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Akmal (Mr)
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Subjects: Reading & Writing skills  |  Law  |  English  
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (evenings)
Types of Tutoring: Travels to you / Online
Info: I am a calm and collected person and this is reflected in my approach towards tutoring. I aim to build rapport and tailor my service to the specific needs of the tutee. I primarily focus on breaking down the curriculum and assessing through mock scen ...
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Personal Description:
I am a calm and collected person and this is reflected in my approach towards tutoring. I aim to build rapport and tailor my service to the specific needs of the tutee. I primarily focus on breaking down the curriculum and assessing through mock scenarios and written assessments built upon topics studied as well as experiences the tutee has had.

As the needs of each student are different, i structure my tutoring in a way which provides realistic expectations of both exam and coursework environments and where possible, i supplement this with the use of past examination material to truly replicate the educational environment the tutee is likely to be in.

Teaching Experience:

My teaching experience has largely been developed by assisting students in the years below me as well as my younger siblings and my cousins with their education. I have developed this further in a professional setting where i have trained colleagues on new and unfamiliar processes. My strengths lie in breaking down complex information and making it readily accessible to tutees.

Tutoring Approach:

I begin by engaging the tutee/parent/both in conversation to understand the strengths and weaknesses of the tutee, once this has been established, i draw up a comprehensive plan of action to address those needs and where possible, further enhance their existing skillsets. I am to review material with the tutee on a regular basis and ensure they have absorbed the information and more importantly, that they are able to apply it.

Where the tutee requires support via other means such as audio/visual representations of the material - i will endeavour to match this in a suitable manner.

Subjects
  • Reading & Writing skills
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • Law
  • 11+ (secondary) (£15 p.h.)
  • A-Level or Highers (£20 p.h.)

  • English
  • 11+ (secondary) (£10 p.h.)

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